This manual is designed to inform you of the policies and practices of the Theatre Arts Department with regards to the safe operation of theatrical equipment, from fly systems to fall protection, power tools to PAR cans. The manual is also designed to provide you with resources for handling emergencies which may happen during the production of shows in the Hoerner Theatre, the Clark Theatre, the McCarroll Studio Theatre, and the studios and shop spaces. Additionally, training and safety documentation and resources are available for your use.
All students working backstage in any capacity are expected to read and know these safety guidelines and practices as well as emergency procedures. Please use the tabs at the left side of this page to navigate the contents of this Health and Safety Manual.
Ithaca College Occupational Safety Policies
Ithaca College is committed to ensuring a safe working environment. For the full list of Ithaca College's Occupational Safety Policies, click here.